How Wisconsin came by its large German element

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State Historical Society of Wisconsin , Madison
Statementby Kate Asaphine Everest.
SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 40052.
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FormatMicroform
Pagination38 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13599868M
OCLC/WorldCa11587053

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Colls., xii, we published a valuable paper on “How Wisconsin Came by its Large German. How Wisconsin came by its large German element Wisconsin's German element Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also published separately by the Society. Madison, Contributor: State Historical Society of Wisconsin.

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The German Element in the United States, With Special Reference to Its Political, Moral, Social and Educational Influence, by Albert Bernhardt Faust is a two-volume work published in It discusses the experience, influence and accomplishments of people of German heritage residing in the United States from the times of the early European settlements through the 19th century.

How Wisconsin came by its large German element Wisconsin's German element Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also published separately by the Society. Madison, Contributor: State Historical Society of Wisconsin - Levi, Kate Asaphine.

How Wisconsin Came by its Large German Element in the s, an article. German Forty-Eighters: while this focuses on Germans to Texas, it was the same upheaval in Germany that sent many Germans to Wisconsin.

This is borne out in the third section of the book, which homes in upon Wisconsin German politics, the German press, sports, thrift, men of letters, German place names and patronymics, and the impact of World War I.

Genealogists will find references to some German surnames at the back of this volume, while persons seeking to do further. Mel Grulke's great-grandparents came to Hustisford from a German speaking part of Europe in the s, toward the end of the big migration.

Some say Wisconsin's cold winters and good soil reminded. German Americans (Spirit of America. VISIT OUR GENEALOGY SHOP Books, Software & More: Germans in Wisconsin [ Top] How Wisconsin Came by its Large German Element in the s, an article.

German Forty-Eighters: while this focuses on Germans to Texas, it was the same upheaval in Germany that sent many Germans to Wisconsin.

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Early Lutheran Immigration to Wisconsin" in Transactions of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters, Vol. Madison, Democrat Printing Company,pp.

– "How Wisconsin Came by Its Large German Element" in Wisconsin Historical Collections, Vol. Madison: State Historical Society of Wisconsin,pp.

– Between andnearly five and a half million German-speaking immigrants came to the United States in search of new homes, new opportunities, and freedom from European tyrannies. Most settled in the Midwest, and many came to Wisconsin, whose rich farmlands and rising cities attracted three major waves of immigrants/5(9).

How Wisconsin Came by its Large German Element in the s, an article Germans in Milwaukee: in the s, Milwaukee was the "German Athens" due to rich German culture including Christmas traditions.

The author of this volume, J.H.A. Lacher, was a vice-president and curator of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, and quite knowledgeable of the history of the German element in Wisconsin. His work was originally published by the Muehlenberg Unit of /5(2).

The term Wisconsin German refers to both Wisconsin High German and to heritage dialects of German spoken in Wisconsin.: 5 By a third of Wisconsin's population was coming from German-speaking lands; by the end of the 19th century, Wisconsin's largest minority of non-English speakers were German speakers.: 37 Unlike other heritage languages, which tend to Language family: Indo-European, GermanicWest.

The original Goethe–Schiller Monument (German: Goethe-Schiller-Denkmal) is in Weimar, incorporates Ernst Rietschel's bronze double statue of Johann Wolfgang Goethe (–) and Friedrich Schiller (–), who are probably the two most revered figures in German literature.

The monument has been described "as one of the most famous and Artist: Ernst Friedrich August Rietschel. The history of Germans in Wisconsin is enormous.

Roughly 45% of Wisconsinites claim German heritage (compared to the rest of the United States which claims 17% on average).1 The first wave of Germans in any sizable number began in the ’s. At this time Germany wasn’t even a unified country, just a series of duchies and principalities that shared a.

Milwaukee (/ m ɪ l ˈ w ɔː k i /, locally / m ɪ ˈ-/) is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United seat of the eponymous county, it is on Lake Michigan's western shore.

Ranked by its estimated population, Milwaukee was the 31st largest city in the United States. The city's estimated population in was ,Counties: Milwaukee, Washington, Waukesha. How Wisconsin Came by its Large German Element in the s, an article German Forty-Eighters: while this focuses on Germans to Texas, it was the same upheaval that sent many Germans to Wisconsin.

German Americans (German: Deutschamerikaner, pronounced [ˈdɔʏ̯tʃʔameʁiˌkaːnɐ]) are Americans who have full or partial German ancestry. With an estimated size of approximately million inGerman Americans are the largest of the self-reported ancestry groups by the US Census Bureau in its American Community Survey.

German Americans account for about one. German had been the predominant element of the foreign stock in this state in The great share of the Germans (52,) came from Prussia.

The first great wave of German settlement, which reached its crest inbrought with it a large number of German intellectuals and liberals, including the notable Carl Schurz. How Wisconsin Came by its Large German Element; The Planting of the Swiss Colony at New Glarus, Wisconsin; A Rare Wisconsin Book; Geographical names in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Michigan, Having a Chippewa Origin; The Wisconsin Winnebagoes; Missions on Chequamegon Bay; Early Schools in Green Bay, The format of the book owes much to the late Hubert Jannach’s (Professor Emeritus, Purdue University) book, German for Reading Knowledge, which I used for many years to teach graduate students from humanities, social studies, and natural sciences departments.

Its style, I believe, is my peculiar own. The book examines how and why Wisconsin changed and whether progressives are likely to take back power in the state.

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Lacher's Introductory History at Read 3/5(2). "And in Wisconsin at the time, the population was about one-third German. So, one of the first places they put them was in Camp McCoy," Sanna said.

By the end of the war, there were aboutPOWs across the country. Wisconsin held 10 percent of the population, hous POWs alone. German plays were declining in quality and the Pabst Theater was losing its significance. The war, as Hoelscher wrote, “acted as a ‘catalyst’ that jelled the Americanization of the German population of the U.S.”.

Wisconsin was looked upon by the United States as a state that was for Germany and did not support their country. S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, - Wisconsin.

0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. Wisconsin, Its History and Its People,Volume 4 Wisconsin, Its History and Its People,Milo Milton Quaife: Author. German immigrants began arriving to Milwaukee in the s.

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Byover one-third of the city was German. They opened schools and churches, started businesses, ran for office, and introduced professional German theater, art, and music to the city.

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